Top
30
Doctor insights on: Can You Drink Wine After Vodka

Share
1

1
When I drink wine and anti anxiety meds together I can sleep 12 hours. When I take the meds and vodka I wake up after 3 to four hours, why difference?

When I drink wine and anti anxiety meds together I can sleep 12 hours. When I take the meds and vodka I wake up after 3 to four hours, why difference?

Danger!!!: Please don't mix those meds. They are dangerous together and as you report the results can be unpredictable. Talk to your doctor about sleeping meds. Much better choices out there. ...Read more

2

2
Can you drink wine after you get your tooth filled?

Can you drink wine after you get your tooth filled?

Yes: After waiting for the anesthetic to wear off and the filling to set (if it is amalgam), yes. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
1 doctor agreed:
3

3
Is it okay to drink wine before a massage?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
1 doctor agreed:
Is it okay to drink wine before a massage?

Massage: A glass of wine should relax you. ...Read more

4

4
Is it possible for me to drink wine and take termormin?

Is it possible for me to drink wine and take termormin?

Not a good combo: Alcohol CAUSES elevated blood pressure, so you are doing something to help yourself while doing something to hurt yourself. If you are talking about an occasional glass of wine on an occasion, it isn't an issue. If you are talking about daily drinking of wine, it IS a problem, and can lessen the effect of the medication and worsen the problem. ...Read more

5

5
Is it possible for you to drink wine while taking an anti-inflamatory?

Is it possible for you to drink wine while taking an anti-inflamatory?

Depends on how much: If you are talking a glass or two, as long as you have no history of peptic ulcers, gastritis or heartburn, there is little likelihood that that amount of alcohol and an NSAID are going to cause problems. However, larger amounts of alcohol can increase the chance of gastritis and gastrointestinal bleeding, as well as reflux and heartburn. ...Read more

6

6
Why do I go red when I drink wine?

Why do I go red when I drink wine?

Enzyme lack: You have a deficiency of alcohol dehydrogenase, the enzyme that metabolizes alcohol. Consequently, with you, a little alcohol "goes a long way." Since your body metabolizes alcohol much slower than "normal" people, your alcohol tolerance will be much less. Asians and American Indians are commonly deficient in this enzyme. ...Read more

8

8
Can I drink wine when I'm preganant?

Can I drink wine when I'm preganant?

Not advised: I would not advise any alcoholic drinks while someone is pregnant. ...Read more

9

9
Is it a bad idea to drink wine every night?

Is it a bad idea to drink wine every night?

Define "drink": A single glass or two can have various health benefits (relaxation, resveratrol content). If drinking wine every night to you means downing several glasses to the point you are tipsy/buzzed or drunk I would call it a problem. ...Read more

10

10
Is it ok to drink wine after takin musinex?

Is it ok to drink wine after takin musinex?

How much wine??: If you are using musinex, I assume you have an upper respiratory or sinus infection. Alcohol does reduce the ability of the body to fight off infection, and actually ultimately is dehydrating. Neither of these are good for any kind of respiratory infection. There are no interactions, and if you are talking about 1-2 wine glasses, no problem. Safe drinking limits in men are no more than 2/day. ...Read more

11

11
What happens if you drink wine as a diabetic?

What happens if you drink wine as a diabetic?

DEPENDS: Alcohol is fermentation of sugar. Wine is fermented grapes. So that means as a diabetic your alcohol consumption counts as sugar. Therefore may get elevation in blood sugar. Additionally, if there are problems with kidneys, liver, pancreas, excessive alcohol will cause further damage. In small amounts may be safe. Would consult your physician. ...Read more

12

12
Can I drink wine if I'm having a colonoscopy?

Can I drink wine if I'm having a colonoscopy?

Follow instructions: Colon prep instructions will be given to you, just follow them carefully. Usually you are allowed to have liquids until 12 hours before doing the procedure. ...Read more

13

13
I just drink wine, I'm not an alcoholic right?

I just drink wine, I'm not an alcoholic right?

It depends: Alcoholism is an addiction. If you drink wine, beer, or liquor in moderation and not because you have the urge that you must, that doesn't necessarily make you an alcoholic. If you drink regularly because you feel you need to, can't control your drinking, get withdrawal if you don't drink, get upset if people question you about it, or it affects your professional or personal life, then beware. ...Read more

14

14
Can I drink wine the evening after a colonoscopy?

Can I drink wine the evening after a colonoscopy?

Probably not: If you were given any type of sedation - and the vast majority of persons having a colonoscopy are - then it is unlikely to have left your system yet. Having alcohol coudl prove deadly. Wait longer before drinking; you were probably given some written instructions about this when you departed the colonoscopy suite - read tehm carefully; and later on if you do drink - do so in moderation. ...Read more

15

15
Is it dangerous or healthy to drink wine everyday?

Is it dangerous or healthy to drink wine everyday?

Depends: So the controversy with alcohol is heart vs breast cancer. So for women no more than 1 glass (5oz) per day but if you have a strong risk for breast cancer than no more than three glasses per week since more than that has been associated with breast cancer. I usually tell patients to keep it to about 3 at the most 4 and that usually keeps everyone pretty happy. ...Read more

19

19
Can I drink wine occasionally if TTC? To early to test

Can I drink wine occasionally if TTC? To early to test

No: If you are TTC then you should want the best possible outcome for a developing embryo/fetus. Alcohol is a known causative agent for fetal abnormalities. ...Read more

20

20
Is it possible for you to drink wine while on presidone?

Is it possible for you to drink wine while on presidone?

It increases risks: And also depends on what you are on Prednisone for. The various things for which Prednisone are used are generally not favorably influenced by alcohol. In addition, Prednisone increases the chance of stomach ulcers and bleeding, which is further increased by alcohol. If we are talking a Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pack for bee sting or poison ivy and one glass of wine, no problem. But regular use of both may be. ...Read more

21

21
If you drink wine daily, at what point are you an alcoholic?

When u r concerned: When you are using despite negative consequences, you have a problem. Don't get caught up in amounts. ...Read more

22

22
Am I allowed to drink wine after my gallbladder has been removed?

Am I allowed to drink wine after my gallbladder has been removed?

Yes: It's best to avoid alcohol for 2 weeks after surgery, especially if you are taking any pain medicine with acetaminophen. There are no long-term dietary changes needed after gallbladder removal. ...Read more

23

23
Can you drink wine the evening after having a colonoscopy in early morning?

Can you drink wine the evening after having a colonoscopy in early morning?

Not recommended: The anesthetic used in colonoscopy lasts in your system for about a day; avoid alcoholic drinks that first day. ...Read more

25

25
Can I drink wine if I have scleroderma?

Can I drink wine if I have scleroderma?

Yes: Drinking a glass of wine per day is actually good for you unless you have underlying liver disease. Wine does not hurt or help in scleroderma. ...Read more

26

26
Can I drink wine while on levofloxacin?

Delays absorption: There are no drug drug interactions between Levofloxacin and alcohol but alcohol may retard or delay absorption of levofloxacin. ...Read more

27

27
I am hepatitis b carriers, could I drink wine?

I am hepatitis b carriers, could I drink wine?

A glass of wine...: In a patient with HBV is not likely a toxic event. In the same vein, taking an occasional tylenol (acetaminophen) would not further damage with liver. It is not total abstinence that is necessary but moderation. ...Read more

29

29
Is it okay to drink wine when you just had a concussion?

Is it okay to drink wine when you just had a concussion?

Avoid: Alcohol is a poison to the brain. Adding it to a brain that has been damaged is unsafe. ...Read more

30

30
I am currently using metroconizal vag gel can I drink wine?

I am currently using metroconizal vag gel can I drink wine?

Side effects: Drinking alcohol w this drug may cause stomach issues,
nausea, cramps, vomiting so not recommended. Be sure to take the full course for full antibiotic effect ...Read more